Cedar Waxwing

© Wally Orlowsky

Cedar Waxwing

Donna W. Neal 11/17/2006 4:29:20 AM

Nice catch of this beautiful bird Wally #558347

Sharon K. King 11/17/2006 4:32:45 AM

This bird and the red berries just POP off the blue sky, just Gorgeous! #3597252

Terri L. Scribner 11/17/2006 4:36:01 AM

Beautiful waxwing, Wally!! Great shot!! #3597268

Paul Michko 11/17/2006 4:36:50 AM

What a magnificent birding shot, Wally. Such a delight to see these guys each year. #3597276

Nadine A. Lewis 11/17/2006 5:19:01 AM

GORGEOUS capture of this interesting and beautiful bird, Wally! Love seeing all the colors and vivid detail!!! <>< #3597440

Sharon Day 11/17/2006 5:45:56 AM

Beautiful image, Wally!!! Great capture! #3597521

Murry Grigsby 11/17/2006 6:02:01 AM

Nice catch and image Wally! Looks like dinner is ready :0) #3597581

Duane Carter 11/17/2006 6:24:44 AM

Excellent capture, Wally!! #3597663

Joy Rector 11/17/2006 6:25:05 AM

super capture #3597665

Carla Metzler 11/17/2006 7:09:01 AM

Beautiful image, Wally!! #3597832

Shelly A. Van Camp 11/17/2006 7:25:00 AM

Beautiful capture and colors, Wally! #3597931

Colleen Braun 11/17/2006 8:58:37 AM

fantastic colors... #3598305

Marsha S. Smith 11/18/2006 6:58:58 PM

This is fantastic, Wally. Maybe when I grow up I can take nature shots this gorgeous. What super detail and wonderful colors.
Actually I am already grown up and heading over the hill. :) #3602584

Paula Dwyer 11/27/2006 8:52:40 AM

Excellent capture of the beautiful Waxwing!!! :)
#3638113

Laurence Saliba 12/29/2006 9:21:30 AM

CONGRATULATIONS Wally!!! #3751369

Paula Dwyer 12/29/2006 9:32:22 AM

Congratulations Wally!! :) #3751529

Carla Metzler 12/29/2006 9:37:33 AM

Congratulations, Wally! #3751605

Kay E. Mahoney 12/29/2006 8:01:19 PM

Congratulations on your finalist. Good luck in the next round. #3756656

The Judges at BetterPhoto.com 12/29/2006 8:05:17 PM

selective focus demonstrated. the out-of-focus berries add a wonderful color to the palette of this image. #3756695

Stan J. Contrades 12/30/2006 12:23:51 AM

CONGRATULATIONS on ALL of Finalists, Wally, and best of luck with them in the next judging!!
Much Aloha,
Stan #3757855

Datha Y. Thompson 12/30/2006 12:30:40 AM

CONGRATULATIONS!!! :0) #3757865

Jenny Bosmans 12/30/2006 3:31:36 PM

Big Congratulations on this fantastic Winner, Wally! :) #3761104

SaMi Martin 12/30/2006 3:52:25 PM

Congratulations Wally on a fantastic image! #3761199

Christopher J. Budny 12/30/2006 3:59:02 PM

Congratulations on your win, Wally! #3761237

Sylvia Rossler 12/30/2006 4:03:32 PM

Big congrats on your win Wally :O) #3761255

Marsha S. Smith 12/30/2006 4:19:36 PM

Gorgeous! and many congratulations, Wally! #3761319

Kay E. Mahoney 12/30/2006 5:23:12 PM

Congratulations on your second place winner. #3761580

Tom Andersen 12/30/2006 5:43:09 PM

Beautiful image, Wally! Congratulations on your win! #3761720

Dr Silly 12/30/2006 6:26:50 PM

Congratulations Wally on your GOLD. :O)
#3761877

Carla Metzler 12/30/2006 6:49:10 PM

Congratulations on your win, Wally! Beautiful image! #3761941

Laurence Saliba 12/30/2006 7:59:50 PM

CONGRATULATIONS Wally!!! #3762160

Cesar J. La Rosa 12/30/2006 8:40:15 PM

Congratulations on this FANTASTIC WINNER, Wally!!! #3762254

Les Rhoades 12/30/2006 11:23:30 PM

Congratulations Wally! I have been watching this image all month. Nice winning image! #3762411

Nadya Johnson 12/31/2006 12:28:41 AM

Congratulations on your VERY gorgeous winner, Wally! #3762482

Su Sana E. P 12/31/2006 12:33:18 AM

Wally, Congratulations on your Win!! #3762493

Lynne Morris 12/31/2006 2:00:33 AM

Many congratulations on this beautiful win Wally. #3762572

Paula Dwyer 12/31/2006 2:37:12 AM

Congratulations Wally!!! #3762602

Laura Clay-Ballard 12/31/2006 3:14:22 AM

way to go! congrats! #3762639

Murry Grigsby 12/31/2006 5:57:26 AM

Congrats on your terrific image and win Wally!! #3762917

Colette M. Metcalf 12/31/2006 6:55:30 AM

Congratulations on your win, Wally!! #3763052

Wally Orlowsky 12/31/2006 1:34:32 PM

Thank you so much everyone! #3763839

Nadine A. Lewis 12/31/2006 3:52:57 PM

CONGRATULATIONS on this much deserved win!!! HAPPY NEW YEAR!!!! <>< #3764337

Terry L. Ellis 12/31/2006 4:27:04 PM

A charmingly, colorful and beautiful image, Wally! Congratulations on this gorgeous win!

A very Happy New Year to you and your family! #3764484

Datha Y. Thompson 12/31/2006 4:48:21 PM

CONGRATULATIONS!!! Awesome Winner!!! #3764572

Janine Russell 12/31/2006 5:02:15 PM

Wally, congratulations on your Second Place Win. #3764638

randy dannheim 12/31/2006 6:28:54 PM

Wally great image. I am doing good to get something clear at the zoo. Congratulations on your win. #3764904

Donna LaMattino Pagakis 12/31/2006 9:05:24 PM

Congratulations on your win Wally, nicely captured! #3765235

Stan J. Contrades 1/1/2007 12:44:22 AM

CONGRATULATIONS, Wally, on your 2nd Place winner!!
Much Aloha,
Stan #3765609

Pam Ullman 1/1/2007 9:37:12 AM

lovely capture ... congrats on your win ... your gallery is fantastic ... I will be a frequent visitor in the new year! #3767350

Susana Heide 1/1/2007 9:22:44 PM

Beautifully framed!! Many CONGRATS on your WIN Wally!! #3769655

Susan J. Allen 1/2/2007 10:35:33 AM


Wow, nice detail and composition! Congrats! #3772149

Sharon Day 1/2/2007 6:36:11 PM

Awesome capture, Wally!!! Big congratulations! #3773888

Donna W. Neal 1/4/2007 5:04:10 AM

Better late than never...geez I have not even had a chance to comment on the winners. This is an awesome win Wally, congratulations! #3779304

Wally Orlowsky 1/4/2007 2:55:33 PM

Thank you all again for your kindness and support! #3781446

Kristen J. Monacella 1/4/2007 9:46:58 PM

Incredible shot! #3782492

Cheryl E. Molennor 1/6/2007 4:28:39 PM

Gorgeous image Wally. Congratulations #3789472

Martin J. Preslar 1/16/2007 8:26:17 AM

Great image and a lesson in ornithology to boot! Congrats on this winning image! I was surprised that I had missed it when it scrolled across the front page! Great job Wally!!!!! #3826486

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Description


I check this stand of cherry trees every fall for the annual visit of the Cedar Waxwings. These beautiful birds are almost exclusively fructivorous (fruit eaters). They are very colorful, including small red tips on some wing feathers (barely visible here), which looked to some like red sealing wax - hence the "waxwing" name.



Uploaded on 11/17/2006 4:26:00 AM

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Camera: Nikon D200 Digital SLR Camera


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